Karen Rossi Studios

60 Estey Rd., Norfolk, CT 06058.

(860) 305-6579. Visit the Norfolk workshop of narrative artist/designer Karen Rossi. Highly regarded for her original metal sculptures, she also imports her whimsical characters of hobbies and professions, known as Fanciful Flights. Open Houses usually held the second Saturday of every month. Appointments suggested. Visit website for show schedule.

Norfolk Chamber Music Festival

Rtes. 44 & 272, Norfolk, CT 06058.

Yale. School of Music. Ellen Battell Stoeckel Estate. (860) 542-3000. Concerts at an old world estate in the picturesque Litchfield Hills of Northwestern CT. Performances by internationally acclaimed musicians including pianist Emanuel Ax, and the Artis, Brentano and Emerson String Quartets. Visitors are encouraged to picnic or stroll the grounds before concerts. Performances: June thru August. Thurs.-Sat.

Norfolk Farmers Market

19 Maple Ave., Norfolk, CT 06058.

(860) 379-1775. Outdoor markets scheduled every Saturday mid-May thru mid-Oct. offering vegetables, fruits, meats, and cheeses straight from local farms! One-of-a-kind Artisan wares and fresh baked goods. Enjoy live music and good company! Free parking. Rain or shine. 10 – 1. Visit the website for weekly vendors and special events.

Norfolk Farmers Market

19 Maple Ave., Norfolk, CT 06058.

(860) 379-1775. Outdoor markets scheduled every Saturday mid-May thru mid-Oct. offering vegetables, fruits, meats, and cheeses straight from local farms! One-of-a-kind Artisan wares and fresh baked goods. Enjoy live music and good company! Free parking. Rain or shine. 10 – 1. Visit the website for weekly vendors and special events.

Norfolk Farmers Market

19 Maple Ave., Norfolk, CT 06058.

(860) 379-1775. Outdoor markets scheduled every Saturday mid-May thru mid-Oct. offering vegetables, fruits, meats, and cheeses straight from local farms! One-of-a-kind Artisan wares and fresh baked goods. Enjoy live music and good company! Free parking. Rain or shine. 10 – 1. Visit the website for weekly vendors and special events.

Norfolk Historical Society Museum

13 Village Green, Norfolk, CT 06058.

(860) 542-5761.Housed in the former Norfolk Academy (1840), once the Town Hall & Jail, on the Village Green. Seasonal exhibitions emphasize the unusual history of Norfolk. Visit Norfolk Country Store Exhibit or view one of our ever changing, award-winning exhibitions. June thru mid-October, Sat. & Sun. 1-4, or by appt.

Platt Hill

Winchester, CT

Winchester. 1.5 miles south of Jct. of Rte. 44 and 263 left on Platt Hill Rd. Ideal for family picnics offering one of the finest displays of Mountain Laurel in the state. Picnicking, birdwatching, hiking. Charge: none.

The American Museum of Tort Law

654 Main St., Winsted, CT 06098.

(860) 379-0505. Come visit the only museum of law in the United States. The American Museum of Tort Law offers everyone a chance to learn about this important pillar of our democracy – the law of wrongful injury. Visitors will learn about the cases that have protected our health, safety, and welfare, through a variety of interactive exhibits and a movie. In addition, visitors will learn about the importance of the right to trial by jury. Open Apr. – Dec. Wed. – Mon. 10:30 – 5. (Closed Tues.) Call for private tour information Jan. – Apr.

Whiting Mills

210 Holabird Ave., Winsted, CT 06098.

(860) 738-2240. Our 125+-year-old Whiting Mills building in Winsted, Connecticut, is home to 55 artists, craftspeople, photographers, specialty shops, businesses, woodworkers, and manufacturing. In addition, our semi-annual Open Studio events in December and June present the work of dozens of guest artists.

Whiting Mills

210 Holabird Ave, Winsted, CT

(860) 738-2240. Housed within a century old mill building in Winsted, you will find unique offerings from artists, creative crafts people, and woodworkers. You can commission one-of-a-kind pieces in a wide variety of media including furniture, drapes, jewelry, pottery, photographs and original art works. Attend free open studio events for viewing and purchasing the latest creations with music and refreshments. Visit our showroom that exhibits the creative talents of our tenants. For events, classes and hours see website.